Bristol to Newport bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Newport

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Bristol to Newport is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
22:550h40
Bristol
23:35Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
19:150h40
Bristol
19:55Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
03:050h40
Bristol
03:45Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
12:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
13:35Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
23:150h45
Bristol, City Centre
00:00Newport
£61One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableBristol to Newport

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Megabus
00:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
01:35Newport
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Megabus
00:550h40
Bristol
01:35Newport
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Megabus
02:401h05
Bristol, City Centre
03:45Newport
0 changes
Megabus
03:050h40
Bristol
03:45Newport
0 changes
Megabus
06:032h32
Bristol, Airport
08:35Newport
1 change
Megabus
07:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
08:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
07:550h40
Bristol
08:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
10:300h35
Bristol, City Centre
11:05Newport
0 changes
Megabus
11:132h22
Bristol, Airport
13:35Newport
1 change
Megabus
12:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
13:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
12:550h40
Bristol
13:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
13:200h45
Bristol, City Centre
14:05Newport
0 changes
Megabus
13:401h55
Bristol, Airport
15:35Newport
1 change
Megabus
14:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
15:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
14:550h40
Bristol
15:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
15:100h50
Bristol, City Centre
16:00Newport
0 changes
Megabus
15:381h57
Bristol, Airport
17:35Newport
1 change
Megabus
16:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
17:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
16:550h40
Bristol
17:35Newport
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Megabus
17:412h14
Bristol, Airport
19:55Newport
1 change
Megabus
18:501h05
Bristol, City Centre
19:55Newport
0 changes
Megabus
19:150h40
Bristol
19:55Newport
0 changes
Megabus
19:411h54
Bristol, Airport
21:35Newport
1 change
Megabus
20:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
21:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
20:550h40
Bristol
21:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
21:300h45
Bristol, City Centre
22:15Newport
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Megabus
22:031h57
Bristol, Airport
00:00Newport
1 change
Megabus
22:301h05
Bristol, City Centre
23:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
22:550h40
Bristol
23:35Newport
0 changes
Megabus
23:150h45
Bristol, City Centre
00:00Newport
0 changes
Megabus
23:200h45
Bristol, City Centre
00:05Newport
0 changes

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Bus times from Bristol to Newport

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

1 h 7 m

Buses per day

31

Distance

31 km

Of the 31 buses that leave Bristol for Newport every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
10:300h35
Bristol, City Centre
11:05Newport
£111One-way
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2nd Fastest
Megabus
22:550h40
Bristol
23:35Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
19:150h40
Bristol
19:55Newport
£61One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
03:050h40
Bristol
03:45Newport
£61One-way
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Megabus
16:550h40
Bristol
17:35Newport
£81One-way
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Overview: Coach from Bristol to Newport

distanceDistance19 miles
durationAverage coach duration35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€5)
frequencyCoach frequency11 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 11 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from Bristol to Newport cover the 19 miles long journey taking on average 35 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 11 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of coach tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station and arrive in Newport, Kingsway.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus Bristol to Newport

You can travel by coach to Newport from Bristol with National Express, Megabus and FlixBus for as low as £3. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bristol - Newport coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

National Express from Bristol to Newport coach information:

  • Average Duration: 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

Buses from Bristol to Newport

You can travel by bus from Bristol to Newport in a fast and efficient manner, so you’ll be at your destination in no time at all. With there being around 90 buses each week operating this service, you’ll have a great schedule to choose from. With buses taking, on average, about 40min, you’ll be in Newport before you know it. All you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the journey. With the added benefit that all routes are direct, you won’t have to worry about changing along the way.

   

Bristol to Newport Bus Time: Daily Departures

There are many buses that depart from Bristol on a regular basis, so you'll be able to find one which suits your needs. The earliest bus tends to leave at around 1:00 a.m. throughout the week except Thursdays, when it leaves at 1:45 a.m. Whilst the latest bus that departs Bristol for Newport is at 11:45 p.m. across the week, except Tuesdays and Wednesday when it leaves at about 11:59 p.m. In between these departure times there are around 11 buses departing each day, so you won't have to wait for long until the next service.

How long is the journey by bus from Bristol to Newport?

The bus journey from Bristol to Newport is fast and efficient, so you’ll be at your destination in good time. The fastest bus tends to take about 40min, with the longer journeys being around 50min. The average time for this journey is 40min though, with most of the buses having this journey duration. The travel times tend to vary depending on which provider that you travel with.

Newport Beach Port Bench. Source: Shutterstock

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Bristol to Newport?

Departure bus station: All buses depart from Bristol bus station, which is located in the heart of the city. You can get to the bus station from popular areas, such as Castle Park, in about 9min. At the bus station you will find a range of facilities which will help you prepare for your journey. You can use automated ticket machines, waiting facilities and toilets before you board. Whilst there are also food outlets, coffee shops, newsagents and payphones too.

Arrival bus station: All buses arrive into Newport bus station, which is located in the centre of the city. You can get to popular attractions, such as Newport Museum and Art Gallery, in around 5min on foot. At the bus station you will be able to use toilet facilities as well as access food establishments, coffee shops and a convenience store.

Which bus companies travel from Bristol to Newport?

There are two bus companies that complete the journey from Bristol to Newport, so you’ll have a great timetable to pick from. You can take a bus with either National Express or Megabus, which both provide great value fares. Offering a regular service between Bristol and Newport, it won’t take long before you’re in the Welsh city. All buses operate a direct service from Bristol bus station, with there being around 90 departures per week.

National Express buses from Bristol to Newport

National Express Bristol to Newport buses are a very reliable option, with there being nine departures every day of the week. The first bus leaves at 1:45 a.m. each day, with the last departure being at 11:45 p.m. There are about 63 departures in total throughout the week, so you’ll have a great choice of journeys to pick from. No matter if you’re travelling for business or pleasure, the National Express route has a range of times which are suitable for everyone. The average journey time for this provider is around 40min, so it won’t take long either to complete the trip. All the journeys are direct, so you won’t have to transfer along the way.

Megabus buses from Bristol to Newport

Megabus also provides a great service from Bristol to Newport, with there being a full timetable throughout the week as well. There are around 27 buses that depart Bristol for Newport each week with this provider, with them all being direct. On Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays there are four buses, with the earliest at 1:00 a.m. and the latest at 9:10 p.m. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays there are also four buses, with the earliest departure being at around 1:00 a.m. and the last one at 11:59 p.m. On Thursdays there are three buses that leave each day, with the earliest departure being 02:20 and the last one being 9:10 p.m. The average journey time for this provider is approximately 45min, so it won’t be a long journey for you between these two cities.

Bus Bristol to Newport: Services on board

Both National Express and Megabus provide a great experience for customers on their top-of-the-range coaches. There are no First Class tickets available, however all seating is comfy and spacious. Complimentary Wi-Fi and charging points are also available across the fleet. On National Express buses you can check-in two bags that cannot exceed 44 lbs (20 kg) each, as well as taking an item of hand luggage on board.

Megabus has a policy of one item of hand luggage and one check-in bag which weighs no more than 50 lbs (22 kg). You can only take assistance dogs on board the buses, with all other pets not being permitted. Bikes are not permitted on board these buses, unless they are folded bikes. For those that are travelling in a wheelchair, you should call up in advance so that the provider can ensure the bus is wheelchair compatible and that there are lifts at your stops. If you have a hidden disability, you can call up prior to your journey and get a lanyard, which the staff are trained to recognise so that they can offer assistance.

How to find cheap bus tickets from Bristol to Newport?

It is easy to get cheap tickets from Bristol to Newport, with there being several ways to go about reducing your ticket cost. One of the best ways to get a lower cost bus ticket from Bristol to Newport is to book as far in advance as possible. With bus tickets going on sale well in advance of their departure date, you will likely find that tickets are cheaper if you get in there early. It’s also helpful to be flexible with your journey time, as this can help reduce the cost of your fare. For instance, if you want to travel on a Wednesday afternoon, you might find cheaper tickets on a Wednesday morning or evening. Coachcards are also a great way to lower the cost of bus travel. You can get senior coachcards, young person’s railcards and disabled coachcards, which all provide great discounts.

Newport Elbreakers Mansion. Source: Shutterstock

To Newport by bus – travel tips

Newport is a lovely city to visit with many great attractions, so it’s always a good idea to plan your trip before you arrive. Begin at Tredegar House, which is a historic National Trust property. Then head over to the Newport Transporter Bridge, which gives uninhibited views of the city. The Newport Wetlands is also a great place to go to, with there being a range of animal and plant species for you to enjoy.

Stay with nature and go and visit Belle Vue Park, which has some great stalls that sell homemade pizzas, cakes and bread. Next up is Caerleon Roman Fortress and Baths, which is another historic site where you can imagine what life was once like in Roman Britain. Finish off your trip by heading over to Wentwood Forest, where you can escape into nature and enjoy an afternoon of hiking.

FAQs: Bristol to Newport coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Bristol to Newport with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Newport.
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Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Newport can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Bristol to Newport is £5; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Newport coach travel time is 35 min   for the 19 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Bristol to Newport leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Bristol to Newport leaves at 23: 45.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol to Newport without having to change trains with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. There are 11 direct coaches from Bristol to Newport each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a coach from Bristol to Newport, you can count on National Express, Megabus or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Newport. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Newport from Bristol and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Bristol, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1) and Bristol, Airport. When arriving in Newport, you can end your trip in coach stations like Newport, Kingsway, Newport, Queensway and Newport, Cardiff Rd (Mariners Green).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station, which is located around 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Newport, Kingsway, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Newport from Bristol is worth doing with a journey time of 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Bristol to Newport is May.
You have options as you can travel to Newport from Bristol 2 different ways: coach or train.

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